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An increasing number of older Americans – as well as their in home caregivers – are turning to one of the oldest of all human inventions to find solutions to the problems associated with aging: Music.
In a care-giving situation, often the focus is solely on the challenges facing the one receiving care. Yet one aspect of caregiving which is often overlooked in Main Line, PA, including Bala Cynwyd, is the stress which can be placed on home care providers.
Rising temperatures introduce a new set of risk factors for your senior loved ones. Throughout the summer, you must take special measures to protect your senior loved ones from high summer heat, and to keep them safe. These four tips provide a strong foundation of protection for your loved ones.
Currently, ongoing research is taking place regarding the effects of depression on senior health at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. The study is attempting to measure the impact of several factors on senior depression as well as ways the symptoms can be treated. While the full results have yet to be published, the early data points towards depression being a far greater threat to senior well-being than had been previously believed.
She brought you into the world and she has spent her life caring for you. What can you do to show that you care and make Mother’s Day special for your senior Mom? Traditional gifts might be just what she likes, however, Bala Cynwyd senior home care agency Neighborly Home Care offers a few non-traditional ideas as well as some updates to traditional gift ideas.
For moms who love to read, who may have once loved to browse the bookstores, times have changed. Fewer brick and mortar bookstores are available and it may be harder for your senior parent to make the trip. Consider a Kindle or other reading device, and then spend time setting it up together so your mom can work it herself. With a reading device and an Amazon card, a whole new world of stories opens up. For senior moms on a limited income, the ability[...]